Woman, 64, and man, 67, hospitalized after alleged drunk driver runs red light and strikes them in crosswalk near Las Vegas Strip

Modified Date: 
Tue, 07/18/2017 - 10:32pm
Accident Date: 
Sunday, August 23, 2015

2 pedestrians injured, driver arrested for DUI in crash near Las Vegas Strip

Two pedestrians were seriously injured and a man was arrested for driving under the influence after a three-vehicle crash Sunday night near the Strip, according to Las Vegas police. The impact forced the Chrysler into the crosswalk, striking the pedestrians, a 64-year-old woman and a 67-year-old man. The crash happened about 9:20 p.m. at a red light on Harmon Avenue, east of Koval Lane. The driver of the GMC, 35-year-old Guadalupe Derek Carbajal, failed field sobriety tests and was arrested for DUI resulting in substantial bodily harm, police said. The 38-year-old driver of the Chrysler also was taken to Sunrise with injuries, police said.
People Involved: 
Guadalupe Derek Carbajal
Roadway: 
Harmon Avenue

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